The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 88 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 49 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.17% 2.20% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.85% 7.11% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 43
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
715 675 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.62% 30.93% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 490 514 469
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCSE
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -21 21 £30,000 -29.41% 5
High Wycombe +2 16 £55,000 +8.91% 1
Marlow +17 2 - -
Buckingham - 2 - -
Chesham - 1 £23,500 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (88.06%) Microsoft
3 53 (79.10%) Windows
4 51 (76.12%) Active Directory
5 38 (56.72%) VMware
6 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
6 37 (55.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (47.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 27 (40.30%) MCP
10 26 (38.81%) MCITP
10 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
13 22 (32.84%) MCSA
14 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
14 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
15 20 (29.85%) Office 365
16 17 (25.37%) ITIL
17 16 (23.88%) MCTS
17 16 (23.88%) Firewall
17 16 (23.88%) Lync
18 15 (22.39%) Migration
18 15 (22.39%) Cisco
19 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
19 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
20 12 (17.91%) Finance
20 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
21 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2003
21 11 (16.42%) Forefront TMG

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
2 28 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (37.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (23.88%) Lync
6 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
8 7 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.99%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.45%) DHCP
3 7 (10.45%) DNS
3 7 (10.45%) SAN
4 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
4 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
5 2 (2.99%) DMZ
5 2 (2.99%) VoIP
5 2 (2.99%) WLAN
5 2 (2.99%) Network Security
6 1 (1.49%) NAS
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Apache Ivy
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Law
3 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Support Engineer
1 13 (19.40%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (16.42%) Consultant
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.99%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.99%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Blackberry
1 8 (11.94%) Statistics
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 53 (79.10%) Windows
2 37 (55.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.40%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Windows XP
7 6 (8.96%) Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Android
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) Migration
3 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.96%) Time Management
4 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) Coaching
5 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) Security Management
8 2 (2.99%) ETL
8 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.49%) High Availability
9 1 (1.49%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.49%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (40.30%) MCP
3 26 (38.81%) MCITP
4 22 (32.84%) MCSA
5 16 (23.88%) MCTS
6 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (11.94%) CCNA
8 7 (10.45%) Degree
9 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (7.46%) VCP5
11 3 (4.48%) CCIE
11 3 (4.48%) MCDST
12 2 (2.99%) CCNP
13 1 (1.49%) HP ASE
13 1 (1.49%) CCENT
13 1 (1.49%) HNC
13 1 (1.49%) HND
13 1 (1.49%) CNA
13 1 (1.49%) CNE
13 1 (1.49%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) ISO 9000
2 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (76.12%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.42%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (7.46%) XenApp
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
5 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 59 (88.06%) Microsoft
2 38 (56.72%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco
4 7 (10.45%) Avaya
4 7 (10.45%) Juniper
5 6 (8.96%) Fortinet
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) Pegasus
5 6 (8.96%) Apple
6 5 (7.46%) HP
6 5 (7.46%) Intel
7 2 (2.99%) McAfee
7 2 (2.99%) Sophos
7 2 (2.99%) Symantec
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.49%) SOTI
8 1 (1.49%) Jaspersoft
Milton Keynes
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago